Approved Projects & Studies

CanPath has supported more than 100 research projects and activities, many of which have resulted in publications in high impact journals.

For a detailed listing of active projects and studies within each regional cohort, please visit the cohort websites.

2019

Exposure to ultraviolet radiation and the risk of cancer incidence: A secondary data analysis of the Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow Project (CPTP) cohort

Principal Investigator: Dr. Will King

Affiliation: Queen's University

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2019

The Genetic Basis of Hair and Eye Color in Canadians of European Ancestry

Principal Investigator: Dr. Esteban Parra

Affiliation: University of Toronto at Mississauga

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2018

Comparative Effectiveness Research in the Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow’s Health Cohort

Principal Investigator: Dr. Sasha Bernatsky

Affiliation: Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre

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2018

Epidemiology of Rare Cancers in Canada: Developing a framework for surveillance, cost analysis and etiologic research

Principal Investigator: Dr. Faith Davis

Affiliation: University of Alberta

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2018

Examining the etiology of young-onset breast cancer in the Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow Project

Principal Investigator: Dr. Darren Brenner

Affiliation: University of Calgary

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2018

Investigating the Roles of Radon Exposure, Air Pollution, and Diet on Lung Cancer Risk in the Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow Project

Principal Investigator: Dr. Victoria Kirsh

Affiliation: Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto

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2018

Provincial Variation in Cancer Screening Uptake Across Canada: A Descriptive Overview

Principal Investigator: Dr. Trevor Dummer

Affiliation: University of British Columbia

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2018

Occupational Exposure to Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals and Colorectal Cancer Risk

Principal Investigator: Dr. Vikki Ho, Dr. Jack Siemiatycki

Affiliation: Centre de recherche du centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CHUM)

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2017

Comparative genome-wide association of aortic stenosis with and without coronary artery disease

Principal Investigator: Dr. George Thanassoulis

Affiliation: Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre

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2017

Occupational physical activity and lung cancer risk

Principal Investigator: Dr. Vikki Ho

Affiliation: Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre

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